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Iridium 37 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 24968U 97056D   16269.40807036 -.00000022  00000-0 -14768-4 0  9994
2 24968  86.3931  69.5670 0001920  87.8851 272.2564 14.34213573994589
Epoch (UTC): 25 September 2016 09:47:37
Eccentricity: 0.0001920
inclination: 86.3931°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 69.5670°
argument of perigee: 87.8851°
revolutions per day: 14.34213573
mean anomaly at epoch: 272.2564°
orbit number at epoch: 99458

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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